Airbus A350 XWB
|Airbus A350-900 during its first flight on June 14, 2013|
|Role||Wide-Body jet airliner|
|First flight||June 14, 2013|
|Status||Being produced and being used by airlines|
|Number built||212 as of October 31, 2018|
|Developed from||Airbus A340|
The Airbus A350 XWB (XWB standing for Extra Wide Body) is a type of airplane built by European aerospace company Airbus. It is a long-ranged aircraft with two engines and a wide body. It is predicted that the plane will be able to hold and transport 250-350 passengers in a first class, business class, and economy class or a normal 3-class setting. On January 15, 2015, the A350-900 entered service with Qatar Airways, and the A350-1000 in February 24, 2018 with the same airline.
Variants[change | change source]
- A350-900 (A359)
- A350-1000 (A35K)
Gallery[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- The parts are built in other countries, and are assembled in France
- "New Pricelist 2013." Airbus.